1 dead in Cookeville apartment fire

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www.wsmv.com—The cause of an apartment fire in Putnam County is still under investigation after a man was found unresponsive in the flames Tuesday.

Deadly apartment fire not believed to be suspicious. Firefighters found a resident unresponsive in a smoke-filled apartment after an early Monday fire at a multi-unit complex. Officials identified the man who died after he was pulled from an apartment fire Monday in East Orange as a 57-year-old resident. Firefighters found Raymond Beasley unresponsive in his smoke-filled residence around 6:30 a.m. at the Destiny Apartments, according to authorities. Facing flames and heavy smoke, responders forced their way inside and...